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  • Barb City Manor health fair

    Northern Illinois University and Kishwaukee College student nurses participated in a health fair hosted by Barb City Manor. The students conducted blo ...
    March 11, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Music education grants available

    Grants are available throught the DeKalb County Community Foundation to programs and organizations supporting music and music education.
    March 11, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • NIU law dean named to 2015 Power List

    Northern Illinois University College of Law Dean Jennifer Rosato Perea has been named to the 2015 Lawyers of Color Fourth Annual Power List, a compreh ...
    March 11, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Room to Read: Genoa Library expansion now open

    GENOA – Dorothy Quigley has been counting down the days to March 9. It’s not her birthday or wedding anniversary. March 9 is the day the library opens ...
    March 11, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Stage Coach opens ‘9 to 5: The Musical’

    Stage Coach Players open its 2015 season with “9 to 5: The Musical,” featuring a score by seven-time Grammy winner Dolly Parton and the book by origin ...
    March 11, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Hydroponics workshop slated for March 16

    Hydroponics, a method of growing plants in water instead of soil, is becoming increasingly popular for growing food indoors. Learn more about hydropon ...
    March 4, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • RAMP awarded grant for curriculum

    RAMP's Youth Services curriculum programs were awarded funds from the Community Foundation of Northern Illinois’ Karen & Duke Levis Fund in the amount ...
    March 4, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • N. Illinois received nearly $130,000 from Modern Woodmen in 2014

    Residents and community organizations in northern Illinois received $129,532.96 in assistance through Modern Woodmen of America’s fraternal programs a ...
    March 4, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • 'Note to Remember' a sold-out success

    The seventh annual Sycamore Music Boosters “A Note to Remember” event at Blumen Gardens was a huge success.
    March 4, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Farmers market accepting vendor applications

    The DeKalb Farmers’ Market is accepting vendor applications for the 2015 market season.As in the pas ...
    March 4, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Girl Scout summer camp offers adventure for all girls

    Did you know that girls who regularly spend time outdoors more readily seek challenges and are better problem solvers than their peers? According to a ...
    March 4, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • DeKalb, Sycamore pursue community grant awards

    DeKALB – DeKalb and Sycamore leaders hope to get a piece of $10 million in prize money that could be used to improve their cities.
    March 4, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • 4-H Super Saturday

    Sixty people took part in 4-H Super Saturday on Feb. 14 at the DeKalbáCounty FarmáBureau.áSuper Saturday is an annual event that provides hands-on lea ...
    March 4, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Lenten series continues at St. John

    Wednesday Evening Lentenáservices continue at the Evangelical Lutheran Church of St. John (Missouri Synod) at 7 p.m. March 4.
    March 4, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Castle Club headed to Starved Rock for performance

    Members of the Castle Bank’s Castle Club are planning a March 30 trip to Starved Rock in Utica for a live musical performance by Patty Waszak.
    March 4, 2015 - 5:30 am